The Vampire Archives

The Vampire Archives

The Most Complete Volume of Vampire Tales Ever Published

By Otto Penzler (Editor); Kim Newman (Foreword by); Neil Gaiman (Preface by)

Vintage Books USA, Paperback, 9780307473899, 1034pp.

Publication Date: September 29, 2009

Description
The Vampire Archives is the biggest, hungriest, undeadliest collection of vampire stories, as well as the most comprehensive bibliography of vampire fiction ever assembled. Dark, stormy, and delicious, once it sinks its teeth into you there's no escape.
Vampires Whether imagined by Bram Stoker or Anne Rice, they are part of the human lexicon and as old as blood itself. They are your neighbors, your friends, and they are always lurking. Now Otto Penzler editor of the bestselling Black Lizard Big Book of Pulps has compiled the darkest, the scariest, and by far the most evil collection of vampire stories ever. With over eighty stories, including the works of Stephen King and D. H. Lawrence, alongside Lord Byron and Tanith Lee, not to mention Edgar Allan Poe and Harlan Ellison, The Vampire Archives will drive a stake through the heart of any other collection out there.
Other contributors include:
Arthur Conan Doyle Ray Bradbury Ambrose Bierce H. P. Lovecraft Harlan Ellison Roger Zelazny Robert Bloch Clive Barker.


About the Author
OTTO PENZLER is a renowned mysteryeditor, publisher, columnist, and owner ofNew York's The Mysterious Bookshop, the oldest and largest bookstore solely dedicated to mystery fiction.He has edited more than fifty crime-fiction anthologies.

Kim Newman est un dandy anglais et un ancien artiste de cabaret. Auteur prolifique, il est aussi l'un des plus grands specialistes du cinema fantastique. Avec Anno Dracula, qui a remporte le International Horror Guild Award, il revisite le mythe du vampire avec un brio.

Neil Gaiman is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, and is the recipient of numerous literary honors. Originally from England, he now lives in America.